University of Minnesota
Department of Sociology
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Graduate Program

U of M Sociology offers a PhD program covering the fundamentals of sociological theory and methods, emphasizing mastery of central literatures and debates, the conduct of research, teaching, and policy application.

The department is able to provide substantial opportunities for advanced training through seminars, research assistantships, teaching assistantships, and instructorships. Incoming students receive funding packages that support them up to five years.

At the U of M you will find a supportive, collaborative, and challenging intellectual environment, an opportunity to be involved in cutting-edge research, and a commitment to valuing a diversity of viewpoints and experiences.

Department Chair
Director of Graduate Studies
Professor Elizabeth Boyle
Professor Ann Meier

 

About the University of Minnesota

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Contacts

Becky Drasin
Graduate Program Associate

Ann Meier
Director of Graduate Studies

Graduate News

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Alumni News

  • Massoglia Promoted

    Michael Massoglia (Ph.D. 2006) has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure at the University of Wisconsin in the Department of Sociology.

    June 4th, 2013
  • Guenther Promoted to Associate Professor

    Katja M. Guenther (Ph.D. 2006) has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure at the University of California Riverside.

    June 3rd, 2013

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